Slip Stitch Basketweave Stitch

The Slip Stitch Basketweave stitch is a slip stitch pattern which resembles the Basketweave stitch. This stitch is a done in a reverse stockinette stitch which, in turn, is separated by slip stitches. The Slip Stitch Bastketweave stitch has a unique look and is suitable for many types of knits including scarves, sweaters, blankets and dish towels.

Slip Stitch Basketweave Stitch

Pattern

Skill: easy
Multiple of 6 sts + 1

Row 1 (RS): knit.
Row 2: purl.
Row 3: *sl 1 wyib, p5; rep from * to the last st, sl 1 wyib.
Row 4: sl 1 wyif, *k5, sl 1 wyif; rep from * to end of row.
Row 5: rep Row 3.
Row 6: rep Row 4.
Row 7: rep Row 1.
Row 8: rep Row 2.
Row 9: *p3, sl 1 wyib, p2; rep from * to the last st, p1.
Row 10: k1, *k2, sl 1 wyif, k3; rep from * to end of row.
Row 11: rep Row 9.
Row 12: rep Row 10.

Repeat Rows 1-12.

More more help, view the video tutorial below on How To Knit The Slip Stitch Basketweave Stitch.